Medieval Indian History MCQs

Multiple choice questions on Medieval Indian History for General Studies and GK preparation of SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations. These questions are part of GKToday’s 35000+ MCQs Bank Course in GKToday Android App

1. Which of the following ladies wrote an historical account during the Mughal period?

[A] Gulbadan Begum
[B] Noorjahan Begum
[C] Jahanara Begum
[D] Zebun-nissah Begum

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2. Who rebuilt the Somnath temple in 815 AD after it was destroyed by Arab Invaders in 725 AD?

[A] Vikramaditya II
[B] Nagabhatta-I
[C] Nagabhatta-II
[D] Mihirbhoja

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3. Which of the following battles is subject matter of Alha Khand, a 12th Century epic poetic work in Hindi?

[A] Battle of Mandsaur
[B] Battle of Chittor
[C] Battle of Mahoba
[D] Battles of Tarain

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4. The temple city of Osian, near Jodhpur was built by which among the following Rajput Kings?

[A] Pratiharas
[B] Solankis
[C] Chauhanas
[D] Parmaras

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5. Which among the following was the Capital of Bahamani Sultanate?

[A] Halebidu
[B] Gulbarga
[C] Humpi
[D] Badami

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6. Which among the following is a correct order of the dynasties of Delhi Sultanate?

[A] Tuglaq – Khilji – Slave – Lodhi
[B] Slave – Lodhi – Khilji – Tuglaq
[C] Slave – Khilji – Tuglaq – Lodhi
[D] Slave – Tuglaq – Khilji – Lodhi

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7. Out of Capital of Akbar’s Kingdom, Buland Darwaja , Panch Mahal and Akbar’s Mausoleum , which are located at the same place?

[A] Panch Mahal and Akbar’s Mausoleum
[B] Buland Darwaja , Panch Mahal and Akbar’s Mausoleum
[C] Capital of Akbar’s Kingdom, Buland Darwaja , Panch Mahal
[D] Capital of Akbar’s Kingdom and Akbar’s Mausoleum

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8. Which among the following rulers is related to “market regulatory measures” in medieval India?

[A] Alauddin Khilji
[B] Balban
[C] Babur
[D] Humayun

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9. Which of the following pala ruler founded the University of Vikramsila?

[A] Devapala,
[B] Mahipala I
[C] Dharamapala
[D] Gopala

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10. Mahmud of Ghazni invaded India for how many times?

[A] 13
[B] 15
[C] 17
[D] 19

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